16-20 September 2024, Dubrovnik, Croatia

The SmartEdge project is happy to announce a Summer School in collaboration with the EU funded AIoTwin project, scheduled from 16-20 September 2024.

In addition to a technical workshop titled ‘Edge AI meets Swarm Intelligence’ (refer to the separate announcement on the right), participants of the SmartEdge Summer School will engage in sessions with AIoTwin. These sessions will feature poster presentations of the latest PhD research, tutorials, and hands-on sessions with SmartEdge’s advanced hardware and systems during open-door demonstrations.
Experts from top institutions will share their insights in keynote sessions. Don’t miss this opportunity to join a transformative learning journey shaping the future of AIoT and Edge AI.

Schedule for the week

  • 16-18 September – AIoTwin Summer School: Keynote talks, Tutorials, Hands-on workshops
  • 18 September – Joint Sessions SmartEdge & AIoTwin:
    • Technical Workshop on “Edge AI meets Swarm Intelligence”
    • Poster session, SmartEdge open-door demonstration
  • 19-20 September – SmartEdge Summer School: Keynote talks, Tutorials, Hands-on sessions.

Programme of the SmartEdge Summer School

Thursday 19 September – SmartEdge Summer School (1/2):

  • 08:45-09:00: Morning coffee
  • 09:00-10:30: “Accelerating Data Processing through Hardware/Software Co-Design in SmartEdge”, Keynote by Philippe Cudre-Mauroux (University of Fribourg)
  • 10:30-11:00: Coffee break
  • 11:00-11:45: “Virtual environment and Traffic Scene Graph”, Tutorial by Louay Bassbouss (Fraunhofer FOKUS) and Duong Tran (Bosch)
  • 11:45-12:30: “Smart City and SmartEdge”, Tutorial by Kari Koskinen (Conveqs)
  • 12:30-13:30: Lunch break
  • 13:30-14:15: “Smart Factory Mobile Robotic”, Tutorial by Alan Cueva Mora (Dell)
  • 14:15-15:00: “Low-Code Edge Intelligence in Smart Factories”,     Tutorial by Kirill Dorofeev (Siemens)
  • 15:00-15:30: Coffee break
  • 15:30-16:15: “Swarm Intelligence for Group Sickness Monitoring”,     Tutorial
  • 16:15-17:00: “Edge Intelligence in Digital Rehabilitation”, Tutorial by Davide Calvaresi and Berk Buzcu (Hes-so)
  • 17:00-18:00: Hands-on session.

Friday 20 September – SmartEdge Summer School (2/2)

  • 08:45-09:00: Morning coffee
  • 09:00-10:30: “Neuro-Symbolic AI: Combining Semantic Technologies and Neural Networks”, Keynote by Trung Kien Tran (Bosch)
  • 10:30-11:00: Coffee break
  • 11:00-11:45: “In-Network Machine Learning”, Tutorial by Changgang Zheng, Peng Qian and Hongyi Chen (University of Oxford)
  • 11:45-12:30: “Tools for Continuous Semantic Integration”, Tutorial by Kirill Dorofeev (Siemens)
  • 12:30-13:30: Lunch break
  • 13:30-14:15: Tutorial by Anh Le Tuan (Technical University of Berlin)
  • 14:15-15:15: Hands-on session
  • 15:15-15:45: Coffee break
  • 16:15-17:00: Closing of the SmartEdge summer school.

The event is located at the University of Zagreb Centre for Advanced Academic Studies (CAAS), Don Frana Bulica 4, in 20000 Dubrovnik, Croatia. 

ERCIM is a partner of the SmartEdge project. 

More information: 
For registration and accommodation, please visit the Summer School web page at:  

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